The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 85 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.89% 1.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Average salary £58,500 £47,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Information Security
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
697 595 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 89.02% 86.99% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 525 528 425
Average salary £50,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £57,500 -
Warwick -28 1 £33,045 -35.86%
Nuneaton - 1 £60,000 -
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 15 (62.50%) CISSP
1 15 (62.50%) CISM
2 12 (50.00%) SANS
3 11 (45.83%) Unix
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) Degree
5 9 (37.50%) Network Security
5 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (37.50%) SIEM
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (33.33%) SAN
6 8 (33.33%) CCNP
6 8 (33.33%) CCNA
6 8 (33.33%) C
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle
6 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 8 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (33.33%) SABSA
6 8 (33.33%) Security Hardening
6 8 (33.33%) SDLC
6 8 (33.33%) CSSLP
7 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (25.00%) CEH
7 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (25.00%) GIAC
8 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (20.83%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (16.67%) Security Operations

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (37.50%) Network Security
2 8 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.50%) Wireless Security
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) SNMP
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
General
1 1 (4.17%) Billing
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Law
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 8 (33.33%) SABSA Security Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Operations Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Unix
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (37.50%) SIEM
2 8 (33.33%) SABSA
2 8 (33.33%) SDLC
2 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 8 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 8 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (20.83%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Computer Security
7 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.33%) Information Governance
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
8 1 (4.17%) ISMS
8 1 (4.17%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) CISM
1 15 (62.50%) CISSP
2 12 (50.00%) SANS
3 10 (41.67%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) CCNA
4 8 (33.33%) CCNP
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (33.33%) CSSLP
5 6 (25.00%) CEH
5 6 (25.00%) GIAC
6 2 (8.33%) CISA
6 2 (8.33%) CRISC
6 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) CASP
7 1 (4.17%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
7 1 (4.17%) MCSE
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.17%) OSCP
7 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) COBIT
3 1 (4.17%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (12.50%) QRadar
2 1 (4.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 3 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 3 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (8.33%) Computacenter
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) IronPort
5 1 (4.17%) Qualys
5 1 (4.17%) VMware